How Many Meteorites Are In The USA? [MAP]

Ever wondered how many meteorites have been found in the United States? Here’s a MAP that shows them ALL! There are currently (as of the date of this post) 1624 meteorites and 28 impact craters in the USA. The Red (I) shows iron meteorites the White/Green (OC) shows ordinary chondrites, the Blue (CC) shows carbonaceous […]

The Coolest & Scariest Asteroid Video Ever Made! [VIDEO]

Perhaps the coolest asteroid video ever made.

Meteorite Hunting & Collecting Magazine Digital Edition FREE [DOWNLOAD]

The Digital Edition of Meteorite Hunting & Collecting Magazine is now FREE! Sign up for free access to the world famous meteorite related magazine where you’ll learn where meteorites come from, how they got here, how to find meteorites, and how to collect and preserve them for future generations. Best of all is the awe […]

Lorton Meteorite: “Star” War! Not a Legal Battle

The Lorton Meteorite ownership battle is heating up like the big finale in Star Wars. Except this “star war” is over a little black rock! In my opinion this whole issue is moot. This meteorite ownership fight is becoming more of a PR war than a legal battle. Yet the war rages on in the […]

From Dust To Dust

We are star dust! From the dust whence we came… For the first time, scientists have discovered a massive star around which exists a huge ring of dust. It’s called a protoplanetary disk and it’s where planets and ultimately how entire solar systems are formed. It’s where life itself starts with the birth of a […]

Meteorite Hunting & Collecting Magazine Official Website

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Planet Formation & Meteorites

Would you believe our planet is made up of meteorites? The Earth is one big conglomeration of space debris collected over billions of years of Solar System formation starting with the birth of our Sun, and the formation of the Protoplanetary Disk around it. In fact every planet that exists is made up of meteorites. […]

Jupiter Smashed! [VIDEO & PHOTO]

Earth is saved! Again… It seems our Grandfather planet Jupiter has saved Earth from certain annihilation yet again. An invisible threat made itself visible on June 3rd when a rogue asteroid slammed into Jupiter and created a brilliant explosion visible from the relative safety of our own home planet. At 20:31:29 on June 3rd, 2010 […]

Meteorite Hunting & Collecting Magazine: Premier Issue

Attention all meteorite junkies! Meteorite Hunting & Collecting Magazine is now official. We’re a GO for launch. To all Meteorite Enthusiasts, Astronomy Buffs, Scientists & Educators, I’m proud to announce and invite you to take part in the premier of the Meteorite Hunting & Collecting Magazine. This meteorite related magazine is a bi-monthly print magazine […]

To All The Naysayers!

In the past couple few years while I’ve been studying meteorites, strewnfields, fireballs, and new meteorite falls, I’ve caught a LOT of flak from people. You would be amazed at the nastygrams and rude emails I’ve received over the past 3 years telling me I couldn’t hunt, that I don’t know anything about meteorites, that […]